An information-based look at dispersion management in the nonlinear regime

Jaime A. Anguita, Mark A. Neifeld

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We simulate propagation of RZ pulses at 10 Gb/s over ten 100 km fiber spans. We find that a dispersion management (DM) scheme with normal dispersion in the first segment of each span produces higher information rate and lower BER in a maximum-likelihood receiver than does the opposite DM scheme.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO-2004
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)1557527792
StatePublished - 2004
Externally publishedYes
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO-2004 - Rochester, United States
Duration: 12 Oct 2004 → …

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceFrontiers in Optics, FiO-2004
Country/TerritoryUnited States
Period12/10/04 → …

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